Weaving Magic Naturally
Workshops in contemporary basketry
techniques using garden materials.
The workshops are conducted at Nirvana Organic Farm in Heathfield.
late June early July 2019
All workshops run from10am –4pm
Book early as numbers are limited to 6
You can also book a 1 or 2 day workshop for your own group of 6 at a time to suit
Introduction to basketry techniques
A 2 day workshop to discover the simple pleasure of weaving some magic from common plants in your garden or neighbourhood. Discover suitable materials,-how to collect and store, Create with the
various techniques such as string making, tension trays, looping, interlacing and adding basketry
techniques to your garden.
Rib basket workshop
A 2 day workshop. To introduce you to the joy of creating a rib basket. Rib baskets are well suited to being created from materials available from your garden or neighbourhood. Rib baskets are also very versatile in functions and form.
Just Playing with Sticks
A 1day workshop to explore the versatile method of
tension trays made with a variety of
deciduous sticks and branches
Create a wide variety of shapes using
interlacing (also known as random weave) using a variety of deciduous sticks and branches
Basketry Techniques to Enhance your Garden
Explore simple methods using materials from your garden to create a unique space.
Deborah Cantrill 0477 972 866